Come and enjoy an afternoon of deeply moving, poignant and hauntingly beautiful poetry as we watch and listen together in the Museum to the virtual presentation from Hungary by Dr. Judit Havas. This hour-long performance will be in Hungarian and will include a medley of poetry and literature readings from lesser known poets of the […]
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Our first “in Museum” program since the pandemic was well attended, both in person and on Zoom. Dr. Endre Szentkirályi gave a compelling presentation summarizing Hungarian community life in 12 cities. He served up some excellent data, along with photo images, providing a valuable look into the way various magyar communities operate in cities throughout the United […]
Come join us at the Cleveland Hungarian Museum on Saturday, September 11th for our first program: A Tale of Twelve Cities: a Comparative Analysis of Successful Strategies for Retaining Ethnic Identity. Presented by: Dr. Endre Szentkirályi Communities throughout the Hungarian diaspora are always at cultural crossroads; how can they slow down the […]
A long-awaited gathering became a fun afternoon, as the Museum sponsored a “Re-opening event” on July 17th, featuring the opening of a new exhibit. After a short introduction by past-president Alex Kézdi, János Szigeti, our current president, took to the podium. He read the letters sent on behalf of Ambassador Szabolcs Takács and Mr. Tamás […]
Celebrating 35 years of exhibits sponsored by the Cleveland Hungarian Heritage Society– that is the theme of our newest special exhibit at the Museum! Featuring wonderful posters highlighting some of our most successful exhibits, the material is beautifully enriched not only with artifacts from those exhibits, but through the plentiful material found on interactive computer […]
Please join us for our upcoming Vintner Dinner which will be held on Saturday evening, October 23rd, at the Canterbury Golf Club. This will be our 25th Vintner Dinner! It’s a Silver Anniversary celebration of raising funds to support our Museum, its many programs and 35 years of exhibits. We are proud to be the means […]
You can view the Hungarian language program that was held on May 8th via Zoom, featuring the world of Hungarian Folktales. Recently, an animated series of Hungarian folktales was designated as a national cultural treasure (Hungarikum). The Museum celebrated this designation with this program .
There is something to be said for celebrating 35 years of exhibits produced by the curator of the Cleveland Hungarian Heritage Museum! Andrew Lázár has been hard at work bringing to the community one compelling exhibit after another. The video below is a beautiful summary of all the exhibits that have enriched the cultural landscape […]
When you turn on your computer, rent a car at the airport, or are looking through the recipe book called The Cuisine of Hungary, you are experiencing the innovative spirit that created these and many other products and services that have had an affect on our world. The Museum’s exhibit on American Hungarian Contributions to […]
“Hol volt, hol nem volt,…once upon a time”… You can view this Hungarian language program that focused on the world of Hungarian folktales. It was held via Zoom on Saturday, May 8th, in celebration of the animated series of Hungarian folktales that were recently designated as a Hungarian cultural treasure (Hungarikum).